College Admissions Info

carlyc
carlyc
Stanford University, ‘16
BA, Psychology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

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From: Scarsdale , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

35
ACT
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

3.80
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Creative personal story
522 Words
• Oxy: from the Greek, meaning “sharp”—I can be conscientious, brilliant, focused, and relentless. • Moron: also from the Greek, meaning, duh, “dull”—I can be flaky, lackadaisical, illogical, and impulsive. Apparently, I am an oxymoron. More than a couple of people have said, “Hey, aren’t you in the wrong room?” when I first enter a college-level BC Calculus or Macroeconomics class. It’s a fair question; I have been known to lock my keys inside my car (twice in...









College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
87 Words
The campus and weather are absolutely beautiful, and the kinds of students that go here are amazing. Not only is it incredibly diverse in the best...





What set me apart from other applicants
74 Words
My essays were very "out-there". I had good grades and test scores, but I think that the main thing that made me...